INFORMATION FOR PATIENTS ON PRECAUTIONS OF COVID-19 PANDEMIC
May 28, 2021
The safety and health of our patients and colleagues is paramount for Maternity Private Clinic, so please note and follow the precautions below:
Upon entering the Clinic, everyone needs to do the following:
- Temperature measurement,
- Hand sanitization,
- Wearing a face mask properly (at least surgical face mask covering your nose and mouth) – is mandatory in the whole area of the Clinic!
If you or one of your close relative has the following symptoms, please inform our staff:
- sore throat,
- breathing difficulties,
- digestive tract symptoms (vomiting, diarrhea),
- reduction/loss of smell and taste
Patients can wait accompanied by only one person at the outpatient department and hall, keeping at least a 1.5 meter distance. The accompanying person can only be present at the examination or ultrasound screening with valid immunity certificate, medical certification of vaccination, or a negative PCR test not older than 48 hours. If none of the above conditions are met, the family member can only be present at time of contract conclusion and the following ultrasound screening appointments, avoiding waiting at outpatient department and hall: I. (Week 12 to 13), II. (Week 18 to 22), III. (Week 30 to 31), IV. (Week 38 to 39). *
Admittance to delivery is only allowed for healthy pregnant patients free from fever, airway and nervous system symptoms, and has a negative COVID-19 PCR test. PCR tests should be done within 7 days prior to surgery in case of C-section, or at gestational week 38 in case of vaginal delivery!
The patient can be accompanied by a midwife and one family member for the delivery and the duration of hospital stay. The accompanying person can stay at the clinic only with a medical document certifying both doses of vaccination or a negative PCR test (not older than 7 days in case of C-section, or 14 days in case of vaginal delivery), and with adherence to precautions and hygiene rules. *
Patients coming to surgery still need to take a COVID-19 PCR test within 72 hours before the appointment.
Patients staying at the inpatient department can see only one visitor each day (for up to 60 minutes) with a medical document certifying both doses of vaccination or a negative PCR test not older than 48 hours, and with adherence to precautions and hygiene rules. *
*: We would like to inform you that you need to show the valid immunity certificate, a medical document certifying both doses of vaccination or a negative PCR test to our receptionist at the time of arrival.
Thank you for following these precautions for the sake of your, your environment’s and our colleagues’ health!
Petronella Hupuczi, M.D.